Old Post Files for Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Published 11:25 am Wednesday, June 11, 2014
70 Years Ago: 1944
Mrs. Daniel Green is in San Francisco visiting her husband who is in the Navy.
60 Years Ago: 1954
Mrs. W.R. Ferris and daughters visit relatives in Boston.
50 Years Ago: 1964
Judy Simono is named Miss Vicksburg. • Alice Herrin leaves for Glacier National Park where she will be employed for the summer.
40 Years Ago: 1974
The Showdoat melodrama, “Gold in the Hills,” is showing in the Showboat Theatre.
30 Years Ago: 1984
Navy Seaman Cynthia S. Harpole, daughter of Eleanore R. Yates of Port Gibson, completes recruit training in Orlando, Fla.
20 Years Ago: 1994
Pizza deliveries are banned in some Vicksburg neighborhoods due to high crime. • Dale and Dianne Barefoot of Vicksburg announce the birth of a daughter, Rebecca Sheldon, born May 16.
10 Years Ago: 2004
Two Vicksburg residents are in jail after being accused of kidnapping a 4-year-old relative.